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Oct 21, 2012 6:00pm EDT
-span. >> with the focus on presidential debates, c-span is asking local high-school students to send a message to the president. in a short video, students will answer the question, what is the most important issue for the president to consider in 2013. in videostudent cam competition is open to students grades 6-12. when george mcgovern, a former south dakota representative and senator and 1962 presidential candidate died. here is experts -- excerpts of him discussing his presidential candidacies and what it was like running against president nixon. >> in 1968, were you surprised when johnson decided not to run for reelection? >> i was. johnson was one politician who was determined to stay in high office all of his days. i think that was his plan. >> he saw that war turned sour. he was booed all over the country, by young people. he was sick to his hear that the liberal part of the democratic party turned against them because of the war in vietnam. here is janet mccarthy, a progressive young senator from minnesota running against him for the presidential nomination. mccarthy had not been heav
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